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14:51
14:51

Dutch Mother Won’t give up Search for Her Missing Daughter 1 7 Top story

Sophia arrived at the Student’s Education Centre on that fateful Wednesday afternoon with two travel companions and their tour guide. She apparently went to the latrines, some forty metres away from the room but never returned.
10:00
10:00

Makerere Student Sells Shoes Online to Beat Off COVID-19 Effects resilience 5 1

Allan Katende, who is pursuing a degree course in Agriculture and Rural Innovation, looks forward to owning “the largest online business store selling shoes in Kampala City. He calls this an opportunity presented to him by the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic and the resultant lockdowns imposed since March 2020.
07:27
07:27

Mwesigye: The University Drop Out With a Spiritual Calling to Lead Uganda 7 1

The 38-year-old pastor at the House of God Church in Entebbe town describes himself as a Mukiga born in Entebbe, a family man and father of five. While he is also a real estate dealer, Mwesigye says he can never do anything without inquiring from God through prayer.
08:12
08:12

Colonel Shaban Bantariza Dead Uganda Media Centre 1

Bantariza has been serving as the Deputy Director of the Uganda Media centre since June 2015 and officially retired from the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces-UPDF on September 28 2015.
13:54
13:54

On Duty All-Year-Round; The Agony of Having a No-Holiday Job 2 4

Currently deployed at Kawempe National Referral Hospital, Dr Luswata says they treat the sick, and sickness doesn't know public holidays.
11:41
11:41

Kirabo: The Little Known Face of the Makerere Fees Increment Strike parliament 4 3 Top story

Kirabo went to Kampala Kindergarten for nursery and Kampala Parents before switching to City Parents Primary School in Nakulabye, where she sat her Primary Leaving Examinations and obtained 8 aggregates in 2009.
12:33
12:33

Fees Strike: The Voices Makerere Ignored Lumumba Hall 5 5 Top story

As the fighting and firing of teargas at Makerere scales down, there’s one voice whose lone idea was ignored as the University passed the now controversial fees policy last year. It is this policy that triggered a strike on October 22, which has since turned violent, with a joint force of the military and the police personnel raiding students’ halls of residence and battering those suspected to be part of the strike. Perhaps all this could have been avoided had Makerere listened to one lone voice, that of Marion Kirabo, a 23-year-old student of Law at the university. Kirabo, now in her 4th year of study, may not be a household name but she has been a leading voice on the “tuition must fall” campaign.
10:49
10:49

A Teacher's Experience Teaching Children from the First Family 9 1 Top story

According to Kasole, he was picked up in a Mercedes Benz dispatched by State house escorted by two heavily protected vehicles. Kasole says he kept asking himself what could have landed him in trouble and remembered a Luganda proverb ‘Bakuyita embuga si buganzi’ loosely translated as ‘Being summoned by people of authority is not necessarily a good thing’.
12:48
12:48

Cerebral Palsy Survivors Battle Persistent Stigma Among Communities 6

According to the 2014 Uganda National and Housing Population Census, 20 percent of Ugandans suffer from at least one disability. The most common cause of these disabilities includes birth defects, infections, accidents and by injecting through medical negligence while injecting children and diseases such as cancer.
18:46
18:46

Political Parties Asked To Emulate Ignatius Kangave Musazi in Grassroot Mobilization 1

Dr Ssimba says Musazi mobilized Ugandans to defeat colonial economic oppression without receiving any political party funding from government as being craved by political parties today. He said political parties should stop blaming restrictive political environment for preventing their effective mobilization in the country.
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16:39

Gov’t to Construct Innovation Institute in Memory of Ignatius Musaazi 3 1

Musaazi, one of the only two national heroes buried at Kololo Independence Grounds alongside former President Kironde Lule, is remembered as the founder of the first political party in Uganda; the Uganda National Congress. He is also remembered by many as the founding father of the cooperative movement and trade unions.
15:59
15:59

Former IGP Kisembo was the Epithet of National Interest – Colleagues 2 3

They said the deceased was very sensitive to the feelings of others and exhibited virtues of leadership at all times. Odomel said Kisembo, was a loyal servant who respected and valued the interests of others and never complained about his posting even when he worked in areas deemed hard to reach, such as Karamoja.
16:50
16:50

Hundreds Pay Glowing Tribute to Former IGP John Kisembo 3 2 Top story

Born on October 1, 1955, Kisembo is survived by 17 children. He will be laid to rest tomorrow in Kagadi in Kitema along Mugalike -Isunga road.
19:48
19:48

Former IGP Kisembo Dead member 1 Top story

Kisembo served as IGP from 1998 to 2001 and was replaced by Gen Katumba Wamala, the current Works State Minister. Police Chief Political Commissar, Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIGP), Asan Kasingye confirmed news of Kisembo’s passing on his twitter handle at 6pm.
14:13
14:13

Gulu Clan Mourns Village's Oldest with Tree Planting Project 1

Sarafino Ojara, the head catechist at Awach Assumption parish eulogized the oldest man in Ludera can as a beacon of peace, which held the clan fabric together through the difficult times of the rebel Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) conflict.
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14:52

40 years After Amin's Overthrow, Has Uganda learnt Anything? idi amin dada 13 1 Top story

Nathan Irumba is a retired diplomat who served in five Governments and Special Assistant to Sam Odaka, Obote’s former Foreign Minister. He says Amin was a conspiracy of foreign forces that encouraged him to stage a coup against Obote who had made a lot of mistakes.
08:08
08:08

Justice Kasule Calls for Judicial Integrity as he Bows Out 3 1

Justice Remmy Kasule, who has clocked 70; the mandatory retirement age for judges, told Uganda Radio Network that all judicial officers need to be honest and impartial as they dispense justice in the country.
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15:18

Nyombi Served With Utmost Integrity - Mourners politician 1 5

In honor of the deceased, Henry Mayega, Nyombis brother who is the Uganda Deputy Ambassador to China gave his life to Christ. This move sent the church to jubilation and ululation before the congregation prayed for him.
10:18
10:18

War Room' Actress Raises UGX 1.6 Billion for Ugandan Women 1

New York Times best-selling author, actress and evangelist Priscilla Shirer has raised 1.6 bn shillings to support vulnerable women and girls through Watoto Church.
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17:44

A Day with Kampala's Only Female Boda Boda Rider safeboda 6 4 Top story

Awero gets up at 6.30 am each morning to feed her one-year-old daughter before she puts on her orange Safe Boda helmet and gets on her motorbike.
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